Music: BlackBerry Curve 8520

Learn how to transfer music files and play them on the BlackBerry Curve 8520. Find out more on this page:

 

Music player

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Music player

Play music or MP3

To play music or MP3s in the music player, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select the Music icon.
  3. Scroll to and select All Songs.
  4. Scroll to and select a song to play.

 

 

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Transfer

Transfer music from computer to device

To transfer music files between a computer and the device, follow these steps:

 

Note: To see a list of file formats that the device can play, see Tech specs.

 

  1. Connect the small end of your USB cable to your device and the large end of the cable to your computer.
  2. On your computer, open the BlackBerry Desktop Manager application.
  3. Click the Media icon.
  4. Under Media Manager, click Launch.
  5. Under My Devices, click or BlackBerry 8520 PIN [Your device PIN] [Media Card].
  6. Browse to the folder where you want to save the files.
  7. In the top part of the window, browse to the file that you want to move.
  8. Click Copy Down.
    • The 'Copy Files' window appears.
  9. Select one of the following methods to copy the files to your device:
    • Convert for optimal playback: To automatically convert the files to the optimal format and size for your device.
    • Copy with no conversion: To copy the files with the existing format and size.
    • Advanced conversion options: To select a destination format and size.
  10. Click OK.

 

 

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